William Ilkley

Arthur Narracott

William Ilkley trained at Rose Bruford. His extensive work in theatre has included productions at the National Theatre, Bolton Octagon, the Royal Exchange, Newcastle Playhouse, Birmingham Rep, Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Watford Palace, Harrogate Theatre, Leeds Playhouse, Derby Playhouse, Leicester Haymarket, York Theatre Royal, New Vic Stoke, West Yorkshire Playhouse, The Swan Stratford, Edinburgh Festival, UK tours and in London’s West End. Selected productions include Bouncers, which he has performed in over 750 times; The Mousetrap in the West End and on UK tour; and, most recently, the UK tour of The Full Monty. He spent nearly 20 years with John Godbers’ Hull Truck Theatre Company where he had six plays written specially for him. He is an Associate Artist of the new John Godber Company. TV includes Harry’s Game, Doctor Who, Howards’ Way, All Creatures Great and Small, The Bill, Last of the Summer Wine, Heartbeat, Emmerdale, Pigeon Summer, The Ward, Coronation Street, Wing and a Prayer, Gold, Hetty Wainthrop Investigates, Casualty, Judge John Deed, Dalziel and Pascoe, Holby City, The Last Detective, EastEnders, Battlefield Britain, Doctors, Family Affairs, Breaking the Chains, Vincent, Class of 76, Thin Ice, Midsomer Murders, The Royal, Casualty 1909, Hollyoaks, DCI Banks and Endeavour. Film includes Defrosting the Fridge, Small Zones, The Fix, Shipwrecked, The Whipping Boy, Night of the Fox, Paper Marriage, Between Two Women, The Jealous God, Thunder Road, Is Anybody There?, The Boat That Rocked and The Day of the Triffids.

Woking New Victoria Theatre

01 August 2018 - 18 August 2018

Plymouth Theatre Royal

29 August 2018 - 15 September 2018

Milton Keynes Theatre

19 September 2018 - 06 October 2018

Birmingham Hippodrome

10 October 2018 - 03 November 2018

London National Theatre

08 November 2018 - 05 January 2019

Glasgow SEC

15 January 2019 - 02 February 2019

Sunderland Empire Theatre

06 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

Canterbury Marlowe Theatre

27 February 2019 - 16 March 2019

Stoke-on-Trent Regent Theatre

27 March 2019 - 06 April 2019

Dublin Bord Gais Energy Theatre

10 April 2019 - 27 April 2019

Auckland Civic Theatre

21 June 2019 - 07 July 2019